Re: [xep-support] Fairly urgent question about font encoding of Base 14 fonts

From: Alexei Gagarinov <>
Date: Mon Oct 08 2007 - 05:01:32 PDT

Hello Jim,

> Is it possible that I did something between XEP 3.8 and XEP 4.5 that
> would cause this change?

No, it's a feature of XEP 4.

> Or is this an artifact of XEP 4.*?

Writing of Type 1 fonts into PDF/PS files has been changed in XEP 4.
'Encoding: Custom' for all fonts is the current behavior of XEP 4.x.

> What should I do to get Encoding: Ansi (or at least Encoding:
> Standard) for those Base 14 fonts (NOT embedded!!) that I use in my
> documents?

There are no means for switching between encodings in the current
version of XEP.

But we are going to add an extension for making a (forced) choice of
one of predefined encodings (MacRomanEncoding, MacExpertEncoding, or

Best regards,
  Alexei Gagarinov

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